Land Surveyor 1

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IMEG Corp.
Rock Island, IL, United States

Phone: 309-245-1716
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Land Surveyor 1


Rock Island, IL 

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Are you Ready to Engineer Your Career?  At IMEG Corp., one of the largest design consulting firms in the U.S., we strive to provide exciting and rewarding career opportunities to our team members.  We work hard and are passionate about what we do but also love to have fun along the way.  We celebrate the ability to be a firm of nearly 1800+ employees in the US and beyond who still provides a local office approach and feel to each of our employee-owners.  From opportunities to get involved and give back locally through our Community Involvement Committees to the ability to partner with exciting clients, we take our jobs seriously but have a great time in the process. 

As a company, we believe in investing in our team members and providing an environment for expansive growth. We put people first.  We are proud to say we are a 100% employee-owned organization and take pride in our commitment to being a great place to work.  We support this commitment through work-life balance, flexibility, continuous training and development opportunities, and community impact. We reward innovation, hard work, and support a culture of sustainability.

IMEG Corp. is growing, and we’d love to have you join our team!  We are currently seeking a Land Surveyor 1  in our Rock Island, IL office.  As a Land Surveyor 1 you must be self-motivated and able to independently apply extensive and diversified knowledge of surveying principles and practices in broad areas of assignments. Works on a major project or several projects of moderate scope with complex features.

Some key duties and responsibilities include:

  • Responsible to maintain project schedules, deadlines, and budgets.
  • Perform office work for land surveying scopes of work including construction staking, boundary location, ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys, topography surveys and performing routine survey/engineering computations for various project types.
  • Compute geodetic measurements and interpret survey data to determine positions, shapes, and elevations of geomorphic and topographic features.
  • Perform complex surveys and complete projects as assigned.
  • Research historic maps, land records, previous surveys, and land title information as needed.
  • Follow accepted legal principals to compare and verify current measurements and resolve boundary disputes.
  • Prepares new parcel plats and legal descriptions.
  • Perform staking computations and create exhibits.
  • Supervises, participates in, and approves the reduction of survey field notes and calculations.
  • Assists in training junior staff members.
  • Participate in IMEG project and financial management training programs.
  • Potential Management opportunity available.

Key skills and abilities needed for the position are:

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering plans and construction documents with excellent communication skills.
  • Demonstrated aptitude to understand calculations, alignments, and instructions for field work.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD C3D software functionality to prepare survey plats and exhibits.
  • Must maintain thorough understanding of IMEG survey equipment, survey. practices, and survey software programs including GPS surveying practices.
  • Ability to learn 3D scanning operations and processing.
  • Ability to acquire FAA Drone license.
  • Effectively communicate with clients, officials, contractors, and others.
  • Self-motivated with good time management.
  • Travel may be required.

Education and experience requirements are:

  • Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in Land Surveying, or minor in Land Surveying.
  • Meet state specific licensure requirements for experience, education, and pass NCEES LS exam.
  • Valid driver’s license with ability to be insured by IMEG carrier.

So, what are you waiting for?  Apply today!

IMEG Corp., an employee-owned corporation, is committed to investing in employees’ futures through professional development programs and opportunities for career advancement. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including generous PTO, flexible schedule, and assistance with tuition reimbursement. Additionally, employees are eligible to enroll in health, dental, vision, and life insurance on their first day of employment.